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Ann Coulter will back out of Berkeley talk

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The controversial conservative author has decided not to speak at Berkeley, saying it would not be safe.

New York's tuition-free college program sparks debates and defenses

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Clawback provisions and residency requirements worry critics, but New York's governor is pushing the big picture.

New York State reaches deal to provide free tuition for SUNY and CUNY students

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SUNY and CUNY students from families with incomes up to $125,000 will not pay tuition. But some aid experts are alarmed by requirement that graduates stay in state for same number of years they receive the benefit.

Rider University plows new ground with Westminster Choir College sale

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Rider University, once seen as a savior for Westminster Choir College, looks to sell the institution after groups raised their voices against relocation.

ABA cracks down on low-performing law schools in wake of criticism by feds

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In the wake of federal criticism of its accreditation standards, the American Bar Association sanctions another for-profit law school.

President proposes consolidation at Connecticut State system

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Connecticut system hopes for big savings by running 12 campuses centrally and combining back-office functions at colleges and universities.

Drew University, after spending to attract more students, faces large deficits

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Ratings agency dings small university for spending big after a new president took over. As focus shifts to a budget deficit, question becomes whether Drew can cut spending while growing enrollment.

Split verdict for Graham Spanier

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Former president of university found guilty of child endangerment. Leader of outside investigation questions whether institution has learned lessons from the scandal.

Trump budget protected institutional aid for black colleges but not programs that help black college students

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Institutional aid was preserved in White House budget. But several programs facing significant cuts serve disproportionate numbers of minority students -- at HBCUs and elsewhere.

Trump seeks deep cuts in education and science programs

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Proposals would keep Pell level, but cut work-study and TRIO and eliminate SEOG. In science, president would make massive cuts to NIH and research at Energy Department. And budget formally seeks to kill NEH and AmeriCorps.

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